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Posted on: June 22, 2018

14 Local Residents Graduate from Citizens' Academy

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce the recent graduation of 14 local residents from the Spring 2018 Citizens’ Academy Class.

The graduation ceremony took place in Woodbine on Thursday, June 21, 2018. All graduates were presented with a Certificate of Completion.

The Citizens’ Academy is an 11-session interactive program designed to familiarize the general public with t...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Substantial Momentum for Spaceport Camden as Draft EIS Comment Period Closes

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) formally closed the comment period on the Spaceport Camden Draft Environmental Impact Statement on June 14, 2018.

In the waning weeks of this comment period, a substantial number of supportive comments from influential voices throughout Georgia and the United States were submitted to the FAA.  In particular, the entire Georgia Congressional delegation - incl...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Public Notice: Old Jefferson Highway Road Closure

On Friday, June 22, 2018, Old Jefferson Highway will be temporarily closed through traffic.

This closure will be from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. from the 100 block through the 500 block of Old Jefferson Highway for cross pipe replacement.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Lang Creek Bridge Opens

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is excited to announce the opening of the Lang Creek Bridge in central Camden County. Located in District 2, east of Exit 14, the Lang Creek crossing was destroyed during Hurricane Irma.

Since last fall, Camden County officials, led by Interim Public Works Director Robert Strickland and Senior Project Manager Mercy Thompson, have been working through the approval process with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Georgia ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Camden County Presents Outstanding Community Service Award

At their meeting earlier this week, the Camden County Board of Commissioners presented Outstanding Community Service Awards to siblings Braden and Lauren Bonney for the creation of the Elaine Bonney Little Free Library.

Additionally, County Administrator Steve Howard presented two books to be added to the library.

Named in honor of their grandmother, Lauren collected nearly 500 books to stock the three-foot by three-foot structure built by Braden as part of his Boy Scout ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Camden County Hosts Flag Disposal Box

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce the placement of a flag disposal box outside of the Tax Commissioner’s Office inside the Government Services Complex in Woodbine.

Led by Reid Fournet, as part of his Eagle Scout project, flag disposal boxes are being placed across Camden County for residents to retire their worn, tattered, ripped, or soiled flags.

"We are thrilled to host a flag disposal box in our Woodbine offi...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Camden County Emergency Management Agency Releases 2018 Hurricane Guide

Camden County’s Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has released its 2018 Hurricane Guide. The online guide, available on Camden County’s website at camdencountyga.gov, has information to help local residents prepare for hurricane season.

Included in the guide is information about the 2018 Hurricane Forecast, preparing for hurricanes, CodeRED, and the Camden County Unified Hurricane Re-Entry Plan. Additionally, there is information about hurricane hazards and the Camden County Health Depar...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Camden County Fire Rescue Successfully Maintains ISO 4 Rating

The Insurance Services Organization (ISO) has completed its most recent review of Camden County Fire Rescue and affirmed the department’s Public Protection Classification (PPC) of 04/10.

Most U.S. insurers of home and business properties use ISO’s PPC in calculating premiums. In general, the price of insurance in a community with a lower PPC rating is less than in a community with a high PPC, assuming all other factors are equal...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Camden County Fire Rescue Adds New Engine to Fleet

Camden County Fire Rescue is pleased to announce the latest addition to its fleet.

A 2018 4-Door Freightliner E-ONE Pumper, Engine 17, recently came into service for the residents of Camden County. This is the fifth new fire engine purchased with SPLOST VII funds and it will be housed in Waverly at Station 17 in northern Camden County.

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